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A letter to my daughter at camp
Hey sweetie! So. You did it. You've had your very first camping experience ever and did it for a week without knowing a
single other person there. You are brave and strong, caring and kind and I'm so proud to be your mom.
I hope that you tried new things an...

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Troubling Truthful Tales
It's been a weird week all around so I thought it was time for an insight round-up. Also because I'm really bad at chain-tweeting so here goes: 1. It really doesn't matter how old your kids are, you could announce to the world that you are going to be using...

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The existential crisis of a third grader
Mondays are the long-ass days in our house - Noelle has Brownies and CCD  and Noah has Minecraft at the library on selected ones (I might use a Time-Turner.) (CCD is Sunday School but not on Sundays so...CCD.) It's a delicate dance of Dylan getting Noelle t...

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Hump Day, Grump Day
courtesy pandawhale.com Me: I'm grumpy today. World: ORLY? We had no idea. Me: But I don't want to be grumpy; I shouldn't be grumpy. I mean, the kids are back in school! For a whole full day! Do you know how magical this in during the extreme winter of fuck...

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Hunting for dignity
I go to the gym four to five days a week. It's a nice gym where each cardio machine has its own little TV screen and cable hook-up so for my 15-minute warm-up, I usually turn to HGTV because it can be a delightful train wreck that does not entail me having ...

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Rage, rage against the dyeing of the white
(My most sincere, abject apologies to Dylan Thomas for this.) I've had gray hair since I was 16. That's when I noticed the first one and my mother naturally insisted that no, it can't be a gray hair, it had to be Sun-In. Um, no. Because, you see, it wasn't ...

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The Triumphant Return of Sparklebritches Glitterpants
Alternate title: there has been a sad lack of glitter in our lives recently. Who is Sparklebritches Glitterpants? You might know her by her official name of 'The Tooth Fairy.' I bestowed this moniker on her lo these many years ago when in a fit of inspirati...

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What's a blog for if not for complaining?
Okay, fine, I have lots of good/funny/thought-provoking posts in the queue but they're hanging out there in the nether ether because I've been super focused on HEALTH and WORKING OUT and stuffs during my lunch breaks recently to remember to take care of the...

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Getting to know Noah
Long weekends, while wonderful, can be hell on earth when you have kids. Not that they aren't awesome and sweet and you just want to burrow into the snuggles preferably at a time later than 7 am but extra togetherness (for them) rarely ends well for anyone....
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